by Rob Lamont
we have sinned.
for our sin.
3. Asking God
4. Asking God
us not to do that sin again.
5. Seeking to
is right rather than what is wrong.
1 John 1:8
say that we have not sinned, we are fooling ourselves, and the truth is
not in our hearts. 9But if we tell God about our sins, he can always be
trusted to forgive us and take our sins away. 10If we say that we have
not sinned, we make God a liar, and his message is not in our hearts.
My children, I am writing this so that you will not sin. But if you do
sin, Jesus Christ always does the right thing, and he will speak to the
Father for us. 2Christ is the sacrifice that takes away our sins and
sins of all the world's people."
1. When you
sin who do
like to blame.
2. Why is it
so hard to
take responsibility for our actions and sins?
3. What must
we do to
be forgiven by God? Why does God forgive us?
Psalm (Spiritual song) was written by King David afer a time of major
What guideline does it give to us to ask God for forgiveness?
51:4 Against you,
have I sinned and done what is evil in your sight, so that you are
right when you speak and justified when you judge.
51:5 Surely I was
at birth, sinful from the time my mother conceived me.
51:6 Surely you
in the inner parts; you teach me wisdom in the inmost place.
51:10 Create in me a
heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.
51:11 Do not cast me
your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me.
51:12 Restore to me
joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit, to sustain me.
51:13 Then I will
transgressors your ways, and sinners will turn back to you.
51:14 Save me from
O God, the God who saves me, and my tongue will sing of your
51:15 O Lord, open
and my mouth will declare your praise.